Bill Waller Craft Center – Ridgeland, MS

The Bill Waller Craft Center, formerly named the Mississippi Craft Center, is a 20,000 square foot facility that represents over 400 artisans from 19 states and displays exceptional work that has elevated craft to fine art. Open year-round, the center is a perfect destination for the art enthusiast, group tours and meetings or conferences.  It’s […]

Chisha Foka Multi-Use Trail – Ridgeland, MS

Recently named a Bike Friendly Community by the League of American Cyclists, Ridgeland’s multi-use path is a perfect setting for bikers and walkers alike. The Chisha Foka Multi-Use Trail, in honor of the area’s significance as the homeland of the Choctaw people, is a 7 mile scenic trail traveling among wildlife and abundant foliage near […]

Dan Overly Boardwalk – Ridgeland, MS

The Dan Overly Boardwalk in Ridgeland connects the Mississippi Craft Center and the Natchez Trace Parkway. Named in honor of the Craftsmen’s Guild’s first executive director, the boardwalk provides enhanced access to the cultural, historical and recreational assets of the Natchez Trace/Reservoir area. craftsmensguildofms.org

Parkway Information Cabin

Milepost 102.4 – Parkway Information Cabin. Visitors can also exit the Parkway here to visit the Craft Center.

Ross Barnett Reservoir – Ridgeland, MS

Ridgeland is where water meets wonderful at the Ross Barnett Reservoir.  105 Miles of shoreline and 33,000 acres of surface area provide a haven for boaters, skiers, anglers, picnickers, birdwatchers and campers. www.therez.ms